RolandGarros

Aussie star’s massive scalp in Roland-Garros upset

Australian Ajla Tomljanovic has caused a huge boil-over at Roland-Garros, knocking out world number five Anett Kontaveit, in a big day for Australian women. Following Daria Saville’s first-round win against Valentini Grammatikopoulou earlier in the day, the new Australian No.1 powered past fifth-seed Estonian Kontaveit to secure one of the best wins of her career. …

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Major champion crashes out of Roland-Garros in first round

It all used to come so easily for Dominic Thiem on a tennis court — his powerful forehand, his elegant backhand, his hit-which-shot-when calculations, all fine-tuned to the point of a title at the US Open and three others grand slam final appearances, including two at Roland-Garros. Nowadays, even though the pain from last year’s …

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